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A Masked Actor Playing the Guitar

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Le Comédien masqué jouant de la guitare

1620s

Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 767; Lieure 0425, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.8 x 8.3 cm (2 11/16 x 3 1/4 in.) Platemark: 6.5 x 8 cm (2 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P19504.20

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

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